Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for IaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IaaS over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 88 75
Rank change year-on-year +16 -13 +31
Contract jobs citing IaaS 16 5 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.67% 0.54% 3.53%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.17% 4.20% 31.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 68
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +17.24%
10th Percentile £414 £207 £317
90th Percentile £588 £488 £556
North East median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -19.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £47.50 - -
North East median hourly rate £47.50 - -

IaaS is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 223 119 248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 23.25% 12.96% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 101 187
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £465 £413 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.73% +11.49% -17.78%
10th Percentile £298 £270 £279
90th Percentile £588 £638 £533
North East median daily rate £450 £413 £370
% change year-on-year +9.09% +11.49% -22.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £30.50 - £28.00
10th Percentile £16.10 - £19.44
90th Percentile £45.30 - £55.25
North East median hourly rate £15.50 £45.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -65.56% +60.71% -6.67%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing IaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Tyne and Wear

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IaaS in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for IaaS in Tyne and Wear

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IaaS in Tyne and Wear

IaaS
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +8 15 £450 -5.26% 4
Gateshead - 1 £413 - 1
IaaS
North East

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (62.50%) PaaS
3 8 (50.00%) SaaS
4 6 (37.50%) Open Source
4 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
5 5 (31.25%) DevOps
5 5 (31.25%) Power BI
5 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
7 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (18.75%) Terraform
7 3 (18.75%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 3 (18.75%) Service Management
7 3 (18.75%) HP
7 3 (18.75%) SQL
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle
7 3 (18.75%) Windows
7 3 (18.75%) Linux
8 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 2 (12.50%) ITIL
8 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 2 (12.50%) BMC
8 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
8 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 2 (12.50%) EMC

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (62.50%) PaaS
3 8 (50.00%) SaaS
4 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (6.25%) Boomi
5 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) FTP
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Power BI
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) DB2
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (12.50%) GitLab
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 1 (6.25%) Artifactory
General
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Azure Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Server Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Support Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Server Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Server Support
2 4 (25.00%) Server Support Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Database Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Operations Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) AIX
3 1 (6.25%) HPUX
3 1 (6.25%) MVS
3 1 (6.25%) Solaris
3 1 (6.25%) VME
3 1 (6.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Open Source
2 5 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (31.25%) DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) Decision-Making
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Test Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Microservices
5 1 (6.25%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) CCNP
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) GDPR
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
2 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Terraform
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) Puppet
2 2 (12.50%) vMotion
3 1 (6.25%) Ansible
3 1 (6.25%) HP SIM
3 1 (6.25%) Nagios
3 1 (6.25%) SCCM
3 1 (6.25%) SCOM
3 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (6.25%) vCenter Server
3 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) HP
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) 3PAR
2 2 (12.50%) BMC
2 2 (12.50%) EMC
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) Dell
3 1 (6.25%) F5
3 1 (6.25%) Google